Raleigh, North Carolina; Sunday, 5 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NHL LINE: Hurricanes -267, Canucks +216; over/under is 6.5
BOTTOM LINE: The Vancouver Canucks come into the matchup against the Carolina Hurricanes as losers of four games in a row.
Carolina is 13-5-1 at home and 27-9-7 overall. The Hurricanes have a 23-4-3 record when scoring at least three goals.
Vancouver has a 9-12-2 record in road games and a 17-21-3 record overall. The Canucks have given up 162 goals while scoring 140 for a -22 scoring differential.
The matchup Sunday is the second time these teams square off this season. The Hurricanes won 3-2 in the last meeting.
TOP PERFORMERS: Sebastian Aho has 13 goals and 23 assists for the Hurricanes. Brett Pesce has two goals and eight assists over the past 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Hurricanes: 6-3-1, averaging 3.7 goals, 6.3 assists, 4.6 penalties and 9.2 penalty minutes while giving up 2.7 goals per game.
Canucks: 3-7-0, averaging 3.6 goals, 6.7 assists, 3.3 penalties and 6.9 penalty minutes while giving up 3.8 goals per game.
The Associated Press